The Sandbox Inc

  • Sandbox has been providing high quality child care in the community for over 39 years.
  • Sandbox continues its commitment to excel in early care and education.
  • Sandbox provides high quality childcare that supports children and parents through superior developmentally appropriate curriculums that correspond with each stage of development, nurturing children ages 6 weeks through 12 years.
  • A variety of programs are offered, providing choices that assist each child in the cognitive, the social, the emotional and the physical development during the formative years.
  • The sandbox believes that each child possesses great dignity, and deserves to be treated with respect, and that, in the proper environment, children will develop a love of learning and a learning to love self, friends, and the world around us.
  • The goal of Sandbox School is to develop in all children a positive self-image and a sense of adventure in the search for knowledge.
  • To provide developmental opportunities and experiences meeting the cognitive, the social, the emotional and physical needs of each child.
  • To help each child adjust and become secure and happy, and self-confident in this new environment.
  • To prepare the child for future schooling by allowing development at his/her individual pace.
  • To provide quality care in a homelike atmosphere that is comfortable, safe and enjoyable for those children requiring part or all day care.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students18 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade The Sandbox Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Midlothian
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 14 students
    0.6 miles
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    Midlothian, IL 60445
    (708)389-9660
    0.6 K
    14
  • Posen
    Grades: 1-8 | 40 students
    1.1 miles
    14418 S Mckinley Ave
    Posen, IL 60469
    (708)897-9332
    1.1 1-8
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  • Midlothian
    St Christopher School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 200 students
    1.1 miles
    14611 Keeler Ave
    Midlothian, IL 60445
    (708)385-8776
    1.1 PK-8
    200
  • Markham
    Grades: K-6 | 9 students
    1.6 miles
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    Markham, IL 60428
    (708)210-1767
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    9
  • Blue Island
    Aaa Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-8 | 47 students
    1.9 miles
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    Blue Island, IL 60406
    1.9 1-8
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